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News and Content: Tuesday’s promotables; News preview

 

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TUESDAY’S PROMOTABLE FEATURES:

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DAILY QUIZ: Another 'M*A*S*H' quiz

ON-AIR TEASE: HEAD BACK TO EVERYONE'S FAVORITE FIELD HOSPITAL.

HTML code for quiz:

<iframe id="quizWidget-234700" width="100%" height="700px" frameborder="0" border="none" src="https://www.qzzr.com/widget/quiz/fi9xdWl6emVzLzIzNDcwMA">

<script src="//dcc4iyjchzom0.cloudfront.net/widget/loader.js" async></script>

ON-AIR TEASE: HEAD BACK TO EVERYONE'S FAVORITE FIELD HOSPITAL.

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BIRTHDAY QUIZ: Office party!

ON-AIR TEASE: AN INTERCONTINENTAL FUNNYMAN LEADS TODAY'S QUIZ.

HTML code for quiz:

<iframe id="quizWidget-237339" width="100%" height="700px" frameborder="0" border="none" src="https://www.qzzr.com/widget/quiz/fi9xdWl6emVzLzIzNzMzOQ">

<script src="//dcc4iyjchzom0.cloudfront.net/widget/loader.js" async></script>

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HISTORY QUIZ: What a doll!

ON-AIR TEASE: WHAT HAPPENED ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY? TAKE THE QUIZ!

HTML code for quiz:

<iframe id="quizWidget-237340" width="100%" height="700px" frameborder="0" border="none" src="https://www.qzzr.com/widget/quiz/fi9xdWl6emVzLzIzNzM0MA">

<script src="//dcc4iyjchzom0.cloudfront.net/widget/loader.js" async></script>

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CELEB SLIDESHOW: Top 10 British and Irish comedians

ON-AIR TEASE: IRREVERENT ENGLISH COMEDIAN RICKY GERVAIS TURNS 58 YEARS OLD TODAY. AFTER BECOMING A HIT WITH U-S AUDIENCES WITH THE BRITISH VERSION OF "THE OFFICE," GERVAIS GAINED FAME FOR HIS WORK IN FILMS AND NOTORIETY FOR HIS WORK HOSTING AWARDS SHOWS. VISIT ____.DOT COM FOR A LOOK AT THE TOP TEN BRITISH AND IRISH COMEDIANS.

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DAILY LIST: Global Beatles Day trivia

ON-AIR TEASE: TODAY IS GLOBAL BEATLES DAY HONORING THE BAND FOR ITS PROMOTION OF PEACE AND LOVE, TRUTH AND YOUTH AND THE EXPANSION OF HUMAN CONSCIOUSNESS. THE EVENT WAS FOUNDED IN 2009 ON THE ANNIVERSARY OF THE FIRST LIVE SATELLITE PRODUCTION AND THEIR PERFORMANCE OF "ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE." VISIT ___ DOT.COM FOR OTHER BEATLES TRIVIA.

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ON THIS DAY: June 25

ON-AIR TEASE: CUSTER MAKES HIS LAST STAND, FRANCE SURRENDERS TO GERMANY DURING WORLD WAR TWO, ANNE FRANK'S DIARY IS PUBLISHED, THE KOREAN WAR BEGINS, AND FARRAH FAWCETT AND MICHAEL JACKSON BOTH DIE, ALL ON THIS DAY.

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LOOK AHEAD JUNE 25:

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The World's 50 Best Restaurants awards ceremony takes place in Singapore @TheWorlds50Best #Worlds50Best (25 Jun)

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10th anniversary of the death of Michael Jackson (25 Jun)

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June 25, 2019

NOTE: If you make copies of content, please remember that you will not get the updated version(s) if that content updates.

Also, please note the difference between odd news and talkers:

Odd news includes stories that may be weird, strange or bizarre. (e.g. Man named Bacon arrested in sausage dispute.)
Talkers include stories that may be trending or causing buzz, but may not be strange. Talkers also may contain sensitive topics that may be inappropriate under odd news. (e.g. Dad punishes son by making him carry rock for miles.)

TODAY'S TALKERS

Netherlands' emergency phone line down nearly 4 hours
'Dog the Bounty Hunter' shares photo from Beth's bedside
Avril Lavigne launching her first tour in 5 years
Chernobyl and the dangerous ground of 'dark tourism'
'Scream' reboot coming to VH1 for 3 nights only
New Orleans bride had 34 bridesmaids in her wedding
Amazon Prime Day will actually be two days this year
Passenger says she woke up alone on an empty Air Canada plane
You can buy a private island near NYC for $13 million
Defendant slashes throat during murder trial
Stars come out to perform in play based on Mueller report
Mysterious explosion in Germany thought to be WWII bomb
Entry into Disneyland's 'Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge' goes virtual
Shreveport mayor apologizes for racist treatment of Sam Cooke
Roseanne Barr and Andrew Dice Clay announce comedy tour

TODAY'S VIDEOS

Health Minute: One million STDs diagnosed each day
First living Iraq War veteran to receive Medal of Honor
Dad wears short shorts to teach teen daughter lesson
Consumer Watch: Side hustles earn extra cash
4-hour standoff in California ends with 5 dead in murder-suicide
Search continues for missing Utah student

TODAY'S MEDIA GALLERIES

On this day: June 25
Global Beatles Day trivia
Top 10 British and Irish comedians

7:30 a.m., News and Content: June 25, 2019

Check out the NXD News and Content page to find the current National News Top Story, National News Headlines, Daily Promotable Features and vertical content, as well as media galleries and quizzes.

The preview URLs provided in this content note do not point to your local site, but to our NXD preview servers. Please do NOT post these links on your site or on social media. Locate the promotable in your system using the title provided and then search out the URL for your site.

NOTE: We recommend you populate our content dynamically. If you choose to copy content into your local folder, you will not get the updated version(s) if that content updates.

 

TUESDAY'S PROMOTABLE FEATURES:

DAILY QUIZ: Another 'M*A*S*H' quiz

ON-AIR TEASE: HEAD BACK TO EVERYONE'S FAVORITE FIELD HOSPITAL.

HTML code for quiz:

<iframe id="quizWidget-234700" width="100%" height="700px" frameborder="0" border="none" src="https://www.qzzr.com/widget/quiz/fi9xdWl6emVzLzIzNDcwMA">

<script src="//dcc4iyjchzom0.cloudfront.net/widget/loader.js" async></script>

ON-AIR TEASE: HEAD BACK TO EVERYONE'S FAVORITE FIELD HOSPITAL.

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BIRTHDAY QUIZ: Office party!

ON-AIR TEASE: AN INTERCONTINENTAL FUNNYMAN LEADS TODAY'S QUIZ.

HTML code for quiz:

<iframe id="quizWidget-237339" width="100%" height="700px" frameborder="0" border="none" src="https://www.qzzr.com/widget/quiz/fi9xdWl6emVzLzIzNzMzOQ">

<script src="//dcc4iyjchzom0.cloudfront.net/widget/loader.js" async></script>

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HISTORY QUIZ: What a doll!

ON-AIR TEASE: WHAT HAPPENED ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY? TAKE THE QUIZ!

HTML code for quiz:

<iframe id="quizWidget-237340" width="100%" height="700px" frameborder="0" border="none" src="https://www.qzzr.com/widget/quiz/fi9xdWl6emVzLzIzNzM0MA">

<script src="//dcc4iyjchzom0.cloudfront.net/widget/loader.js" async></script>

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CELEB SLIDESHOW: Top 10 British and Irish comedians

ON-AIR TEASE: IRREVERENT ENGLISH COMEDIAN RICKY GERVAIS TURNS 58 YEARS OLD TODAY. AFTER BECOMING A HIT WITH U-S AUDIENCES WITH THE BRITISH VERSION OF "THE OFFICE," GERVAIS GAINED FAME FOR HIS WORK IN FILMS AND NOTORIETY FOR HIS WORK HOSTING AWARDS SHOWS. VISIT ____.DOT COM FOR A LOOK AT THE TOP TEN BRITISH AND IRISH COMEDIANS.

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DAILY LIST: Global Beatles Day trivia

ON-AIR TEASE: TODAY IS GLOBAL BEATLES DAY HONORING THE BAND FOR ITS PROMOTION OF PEACE AND LOVE, TRUTH AND YOUTH AND THE EXPANSION OF HUMAN CONSCIOUSNESS. THE EVENT WAS FOUNDED IN 2009 ON THE ANNIVERSARY OF THE FIRST LIVE SATELLITE PRODUCTION AND THEIR PERFORMANCE OF "ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE." VISIT ___ DOT.COM FOR OTHER BEATLES TRIVIA.

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ON THIS DAY: June 25

ON-AIR TEASE: CUSTER MAKES HIS LAST STAND, FRANCE SURRENDERS TO GERMANY DURING WORLD WAR TWO, ANNE FRANK'S DIARY IS PUBLISHED, THE KOREAN WAR BEGINS, AND FARRAH FAWCETT AND MICHAEL JACKSON BOTH DIE, ALL ON THIS DAY.

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LIVESTREAMS:

None scheduled at this time. 

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TODAY'S TOP STORIES:

Iran accuses US of lying about wanting to resume talks
Here's what to know about US-Iran crisis
How 2020 Democrats are preparing for the first debate
This week's heat wave in Europe could be a preview
NTSB says the FAA ignored safety suggestions for skydiving charters
Division over border bill erupts in Democrats' closed-door meeting
Despite economy, Fed likely to cut rates
House Dems dig deeper on political motivation for citizenship question
Trump considering visit to Korean DMZ
Trump believes he doesn't need Congressional approval to strike Iran
These women have accused Trump of sexual harassment
Tenth American who died in Dominican Republic had heart failure
San Francisco could become the first US city to ban e-cigarette sales

TODAY'S TALKERS:

Ashleigh Barty eyes Wimbledon glory from world No.1 spot
Baseball searches for 'legacy' with Red Sox, Yankees in London
A 'Scream' reboot is coming to VH1 for 3 nights only
Amazon Prime Day will actually be two days this year
Softball player needed surgery, but first she wanted a championship
Underground Railroad site suffers from nearby floodng
Life had a chance on Mars, study says
Hundreds pack Korean War vet's funeral when he died without family
You can buy a private island near NYC for $13 million
Oregon gym helps adults with disabilities

TODAY'S VIDEOS:

Trump orders transparency on health care costs 
Magazine columnist accuses Trump of sexual assault 
North Korea: Trump letter to Kim Jong Un 'excellent' 
People rescued from river in Ohio despite warnings 
Consumer Watch: Side hustles earn extra cash 
Hollywood Minute: Disney dominance continues 
Health Minute: One million STDs diagnosed each day 
First living Iraq War veteran to receive Medal of Honor 
Dad wears short shorts to teach teen daughter lesson 

Friday, September 14, 2018

TOP NEWS STORIES
Hurricane Florence makes landfall in North Carolina
How to help those impacted by Hurricane Florence
How Hurricane Florence impacting sports
Your Hurricane Florence questions answered 
Hurricane Florence: Mapping thousands of animal waste lagoons
1 dead, several injured after gas explosions in Massachusetts
Philippines evacuates thousands ahead of Super Typhoon Mangkhut
Paul Manafort and special counsel close to deal for guilty plea
FDA finds another impurity in recalled heart drug
Milwaukee officer fired for 'racist' social media posts
Secret Service to buy Harley despite Trump's support of boycotts
More immigrant children than ever are in US custody 

SPORTS POSSIBILITIES 
How Hurricane Florence impacting sports
Leafs scrap Lamoriello's facial hair policy
Seahawks sign Mychal Kendricks, who pleaded guilty to insider trading

SLIDESHOW POSSIBILITIES 
Update: 2018 hurricane season 
Hurricane Florence slams Carolina coast
Update: Most costliest hurricanes
Update: Biggest lottery jackpot 

CLICKER POSSIBILITIES 
'Fugitive' goat no longer on the 'lam'
Package full of marijuana delivered to radio station building
$1 graduation gift turns into lifetime lottery prize 
Wisconsin firefighters finish mowing man's lawn after fall
24-foot bong in Las Vegas 
Paddle ball world record attempt planned in Cleveland

June 25, 2019

LIVE: Pence/Latinos for Trump -- OVER

11:10 a.m. ET: Vice President Mike Pence will help launch Latinos for Trump, a coalition devoted to mobilizing the Latino community in support of President Trump in Miami.

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LIVE: State of Voting Rights Press Conference -- OVER

1 p.m. ET: On the sixth anniversary of the Supreme Court’s Shelby County v. Holder decision, members of Congress and voting rights leaders will hold a press event on the state of voting rights in America and the need for additional protections.

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LIVE: O'Rourke/Teachers' Union Town Hall

4:30 p.m. ET: Presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke holds a town hall meeting in Miami with the American Federation of Teachers to address issues most important to them.

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LIVE: Warren/Miami Town Hall

6:45 p.m. ET: Presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren holds a town hall in Miami.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Winter Olympics 2018 

The Olympics are officially underway in PyeongChang and will run through the closing ceremony on Sunday, Feb. 25.

Reminder that all Olympic content will be published not only with the Olympics publishing category, but also with the keyword #olympics2018 attached.

Event schedule (all times CT):

Friday, Feb. 23:

Cross-country skiing, men's 50km mass start classic (11 p.m.-2:05 a.m.)
USA not expected to medal

Snowboard, women/men's parallel giant slalom finals (11:30-11:45 p.m.)
U.S. did not have any entrants in women's event and the only two competitors in men's event did not qualify for the final.


Saturday, Feb. 24:

Curling, men's gold medal (12:35-3:55 a.m.)
USA vs. Sweden

Speed skating, women/men's mass start (5-7:40 a.m.)
Heather Bergsma (USA) won bronze at 2017 worlds and Joey Mantia is current world champion for the men. Mia Manganello and Brian Hansen also competing for U.S.

Curling, women's bronze medal (5:05-8 a.m.)
Great Britain vs. Japan

Men's hockey bronze medal game (6:10-9 a.m.)
Czech Republic vs. Canada

Curling, women's gold medal match (6:05-9:25 p.m.)
Sweden vs. South Korea

Bobsleigh, 4-man heat 3 & 4 (6:30-9:30 p.m.)
U.S. teams are in ninth, 20th and 21st position after first two heats, so most likely out of medal contention.

Figure skating gala exhibition (6:30-9 p.m.)

Men's hockey gold medal game (10:10 p.m.-1 a.m.)
OAR vs. Germany

Sunday, Feb. 25:

Cross-country skiing, women's 30km mass start classic (12:15-2:20 a.m.)
USA not expected to medal, more likely Norway sweep

Closing ceremony (5-7 a.m.)

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